By Harry De Windt

It really is transforming into darkish. Already a wintry desert of backyard with no upon which snow and sleet are pitilessly beating is just discernible.

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Nitrogen oxides can also irritate your eyes, nose, throat, and lungs. These gases can make you cough, feel tired, or even feel nauseous. CH P A Black Carbon Another pollution problem from some biofuels is black carbon—the term scientists use for soot. Black carbon can leave a thin layer of dirt and grime on buildings, streets, cars, and clothes. It contributes to smog and is a serious health 30 Special cookers like this, which use solar power, are a clean, safe alternative to the dung or wood stoves used in many countries.

Formula: In chemistry, a series of letters and numbers showing the elements that make up a compound power plant: A place for the and the proportions in which they production of electric power, also are present. ” fossil fuels: Fuels, such as coal, renewable: A resource that never natural gas, or oil, that were formed gets used up. Energy sources such underground over millions of years as sunlight, wind, and biofuels from the remains of prehistoric are renewable; sources such plants and animals.

Ou K n o w Y id Running on Chocolate ? D THE FUTURE OF BIOFUELS Can you imagine a race car powered by chocolate and steered by carrots? Researchers in England not only imagined it—they built it. ” The car runs on biodiesel that is from chocolate waste and vegetable oils. It is designed to reach racing speeds of more than 145 miles (233 kilometers) per hour. Scientists also made use of renewable materials in building the car. The steering wheel, for example, includes materials from carrots and other root vegetables.

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